“That is actually unhappy. Really it is f—ed up.”
Rihanna will not be pleased with St. Vincent (the island, that’s, not the musician).
The singer stepped out for dinner with boyfriend ASAP Rocky on Sunday evening, however clearly had her thoughts again on her fellow Barbadians. For per week now, La Soufrière volcano on neighboring St. Vincent has been periodically and violently erupting, inflicting mass destruction and forcing evacuations.
Regardless of 120 miles of ocean between them, the island of Barbados has not escaped the volcano’s wrath, blanketing the usually stunning Caribbean jewel in a thick layer of black ash, and filling the air with choking smoke.
“That is actually unhappy,” Rihanna lamented. “Really, it is f—-ed up.”
She added earlier than heading inside: “However you already know Mom Nature … you possibly can’t battle Mom Nature.”
In keeping with AP, some 16,000 folks have already fled St Vincent.
Richard Robertson, the lead scientist on the College of the West Indies Seismic Analysis Middle, stated devices monitoring the exercise aren’t exhibiting any signal of a slowdown — and that might be actually unhealthy information.
He stated the patterns had been just like the volcano’s 1902 eruption, which killed an estimated 1,600 folks.
“Which means it is most likely, sadly, going to trigger extra injury and destruction to St. Vincent,” he stated.
Over on Barbados, Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley is getting ready for the worst, telling residents to brace for extra weeks of ash fall. “As unhealthy as it’s, it may be worse, and that is the very first thing that we have to acknowledge,” she stated. “We live in unsure occasions.”
“We’re on the mercy of the winds blowing the mud and ash from St. Vincent throughout eruptions,” she added in a press conference on Thursday.